|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Bangor is 31,921. Bangor, Maine is the 1,238th largest city in the US.
Bangor is located entirely in Penobscot County.
The peak population of Bangor was in 1990, when its population was 34,590. In 1990, Bangor was the 793rd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 1,238th largest city in the US. Bangor is currently 7.7% smaller than it was in 1990.
Bangor has grown 1.4% since the 2000. Bangor, Maine's growth is below average. 76% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Bangor has a population density of 964.3 people per square mile.
|1232||North Olmsted, Ohio||31,991||-6.1%|
|1234||Rome, New York||31,974||-8.3%|
|1235||Juneau city and, Alaska||31,973||4.2%|
|1236||Garner, North Carolina||31,935||69.5%|
|1239||Beverly Hills, California||31,896||-5.9%|
|1240||Aiken, South Carolina||31,895||21.8%|
|1241||Carlsbad, New Mexico||31,888||24.5%|
|1243||Poughkeepsie, New York||31,850||5.6%|
|1244||Oak Ridge, Tennessee||31,824||16.5%|
The total voting age population of Bangor, Maine, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 25,834. The voting age population is 48.1% male and 51.9% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 16.6% of the residents of Bangor are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Bangor are 90.6% White, 3.1% Two or more races, 2.5% Asian, 1.8% Black, 1.2% American Indian and 0.9% Other. Additionally, 2.0% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Bangor, 18.9% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 26.5%. On a per-household basis, 12.0% of families are below the poverty line in Bangor.
Among those aged 16 and older, 59.7% of Bangor residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 93.4% of Bangor residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 35.8% have a bachelor's degree and 14.7% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Bangor residents aged 5 and older, 5.9% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 1.2% of residents speak Spanish at home, 3.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 1.5% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Bangor is 5.3%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Bangor, 16.0% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Bangor is $46,625.
In Bangor, 48.3% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 51.7% of housing units in Bangor.
Of all the housing units in Bangor, 37.0% of them were build before 1940.
In Bangor, 10.3% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 1,600 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Bangor is $816.
In Bangor, 81.7% of households have an active broadband internet connection.